5 razones para confiar en GA_P

  • 1

    Ofrecemos nuestra capacidad para prestar asesoramiento de alto valor añadido a empresas de cualquier sector de la economía

  • 2

    Sabemos entender el negocio de nuestros clientes y ello nos permite anticiparnos con propuestas sensibles a sus necesidades

  • 3

    Junto al asesoramiento global, prestamos también asesoramiento específico en aspectos que requieren un alto grado de innovación y sofisticación

  • 4

    Buscamos siempre la relación a largo plazo con nuestros clientes. Para lograrlo formamos equipos multidisciplinares, dirigidos por uno o varios socios, que se relacionan de forma permanente con sus interlocutores en la empresa

  • 5

    Tenemos un acceso privilegiado a los mercados internacionales y, por ello, seguimos a nuestros clientes más allá de nuestras fronteras. Somos uno de los despachos ibéricos más activos en los foros internacionales

Socios fundadores

Fernando Pombo

Fernando Pombo (1943-2011), nacido en Santander y presidente de la Firma hasta su fallecimiento, estudió Filosofía y Derecho en las Universidades de Oviedo y Complutense de Madrid (1965) y cursó el doctorado en Ginebra y en el Instituto Max Planck de Múnich.
Desde muy joven se involucró de manera muy activa en la International Bar Association (IBA). Tras más de 25 años ocupando cargos ejecutivos dentro de la organización, fue nombrado presidente (bienio 2007-2008).
Recibió la Gran Cruz de la Orden de San Raimundo de Peñafort (2012), la Gran Cruz al Mérito en el Servicio a la Abogacía (2005), la Medalla de Honor del Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid (2008) y de Barcelona (2009), entre otros muchos reconocimientos por su trayectoria profesional y a su labor en la promoción de la abogacía en el ámbito internacional.

Ignacio Gómez-Acebo

Ignacio Gómez-Acebo Duque de Estrada (1932-2011) fue presidente honorario de la Firma hasta su fallecimiento.
Licenciado en Derecho por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid y la Universidad de Salamanca, empezó su carrera profesional trabajando en la pequeña agencia de propiedad industrial Clarke, Modet & Co.
Fue impulsor de la reestructuración y modernización de la empresa española y alentó la instalación en España de grandes multinacionales.
Fundó asimismo la Universidad San Pablo, fue patrono de la Comisión Permanente de la Biblioteca Nacional y presidente del European Advisory Committee de New York Stock Exchange.
A lo largo de su extensa carrera profesional, fue distinguido con la Gran Cruz del Mérito Civil, era Oficial de la Orden del Imperio Británico y Caballero de la Orden del León de Finlandia.

Consejo de Administración

Asesoramos a empresas desde 1971

  • Somos una firma que presta asesoramiento jurídico en Derecho español, portugués y de la Unión Europea
  • Estamos presentes en nueve oficinas en cinco países: España, EE. UU, Reino Unido, Portugal y Bélgica
  • Contamos con un gran reconocimiento nacional e internacional por nuestros servicios jurídicos, gestión, servicio al cliente, innovación y excelencia técnica.
  • Representamos a empresas que cotizan en los principales mercados de valores de sus países.

Reconocimientos

  • 2022
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019

IFLR 1000 2022: EU & Competition (Belgium). Highly Regarded

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Banking

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets: Debt

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets: Equity

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets: Structured finance and securitisation

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Financial Restructuring

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. M&A

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Private Equity

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Project Finance

IFLR 1000 2022: Highly Regarded. Restructuring & Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2022: Market Leader. Banking

IFLR 1000 2022: Market Leader. Capital Markets

IFLR 1000 2022: Market Leader. Project Finance

IFLR 1000 2022: Market Leader. Restructuring & Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2022: Notable Practitioner. Banking

IFLR 1000 2022: Notable Practitioner. Capital Markets

IFLR 1000 2022: Notable practitioner. Capital markets : Equity

IFLR 1000 2022: Notable Practitioner. Capital Markets: Debt

IFLR 1000 2022: Notable practitioner. M&A

IFLR 1000 2022: Notable Practitioner. Restructuring & Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2022: Rising Star. Banking

IFLR 1000 2022: Rising Star. Banking

IFLR 1000 2022: Rising Star. Project Development

IFLR 1000 2022: Rising Star. Restructuring and Insolvency

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Real Estate

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Banking & Finance

"He thinks about what decision he might take if he were in your shoes." "He is pragmatic and has a sense of the things that are really important in a transaction,"

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Banking & Finance – Portugal

"a very good finance lawyer."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Competition/European Law

"He's my go-to for complex matters in competition law," "a huge expert."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Competition/European Law – Portugal

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Corporate Compliance

"I would highlight her high knowledge of the reality of compliance issues."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Corporate/Commercial Department – Barcelona

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Corporate/Commercial Department – Barcelona

"he knows how to instil confidence in his clients and how to negotiate in such a way that he gets key components for his clients without raising his voice. He is a very reasonable, knowledgeable guy."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Corporate/M&A

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Corporate/M&A

"Apart from being a magnificent lawyer, he is a magnificent manager of teams and projects."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Corporate/M&A

"has the special strength of making difficult things easy"

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

"prompt responses and business acumen."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Dispute Resolution

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Dispute Resolution

"impressive command and handling of procedural issues as well as a great ability to empathise with clients' problems."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Dispute Resolution – Barcelona

"strong expertise in dispute resolution and high analytical ability, and he is a good communicator at hearings."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Dispute Resolution: Corporate Crime

"I think she stands out for the treatment of the client and her proactivity. She is a fantastic lawyer who you can always talk to and discuss options with."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Dispute Resolution: Corporate Crime

«Clients highlight his "clarity, vision and continuous help" during disputes.»

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Employment

"He understands the details of my concerns and responds quickly."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Employment

"He has unbeatable knowledge of employment legislation." "He doesn't just tell us the law but also gives his point of view on the risks derived from our decisions."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Energy

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Energy

"very experienced and practical."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Energy

"hard-working and pleasant."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Environment

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Insurance

"We highly value our relationship with him because he gives creative solutions and does not limit himself to providing a yes or no answer."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Insurance – Portugal

«Clients laud his "industry knowledge and willingness to help," highlighting "his client-oriented and forward-thinking advice."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks

"the driving force behind cases."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Life Sciences: Patent Litigation

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Planning

"He is always positive and solution-oriented."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Planning – Portugal

"technical knowledge and ability to dialogue and find solutions."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Private Equity

"easy to work with him; he works in big projects and small projects, and for both is very accessible." "He never gets caught up in minor issues and is able to untie any knots that present themselves."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Private Equity: Venture Capital

"commercial attitude" "He always knows when to push back and when to let go." "He is tremendously experienced and knows what to do in any situation."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Private Equity: Venture Capital

"clarity in his explanations and his deft touch when dealing with investors and shareholders." "compatible with entrepreneurs."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Project Finance

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Project Finance

"one of the most important lawyers in this field." "She has an extraordinary knowledge of the sector."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Project Finance

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Public Law

"has a strong regulatory experience in the life sciences sector. She is very reactive and able to understand the client’s needs."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Public Law

"very good and prestigious"

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Public Law

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Real Estate

"He has a deep knowledge of both legal issues and the real estate market." "ability to negotiate and easily solve complex problems."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Restructuring/Insolvency: Insolvency

"He has an in-depth knowledge of the Spanish legal framework," "faced with the most complex issues, he always provides solutions or approaches that are viable for the different parties."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Restructuring/Insolvency: Restructuring

"pays close attention to the detail of each transaction and analyses each angle or scenario that can occur in order to protect the customer's interests to the fullest."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Shipping: Finance

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Tax

"an expert in international tax with very good knowledge of not just Spanish law, but also of how the OECD and EU work."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Tax

"Enrique has very good knowledge of accounting matters and does extraordinary work on accounts analysis and tax impact."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Tax

"skilled, very commercial, proactive and in possession of a good network in the tax administration."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Tax – Portugal

"Nuno has the pragmatic ability to ask the necessary questions and give an answer on the spot without needing to say that he will analyse and then return the call." "high-quality advice on indirect tax."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Tax – Barcelona

«is praised by one client for his "top-quality international advice."»

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. TMT: Media

"Impresses us with her understanding of the issues, and the intelligence, simplicity and practicality of her approach. She has extensive experience but is constantly up to date with new developments and legal challenges that we face in our sector."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. TMT: Media

"impresses us with her understanding of the issues, and the intelligence, simplicity and practicality of her approach. She has extensive experience but is constantly up to date with new developments and legal challenges that we face in our sector."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021.Banking & Finance

"He deeply understands what hedge funds are looking for," "The relationships he has with these funds allows him to have a good knowledge of the sector, because he is continually analysing the different structures that others are putting in place."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021.Banking & Finance

"creative and easy to work with." «Clients value "her dedication, her knowledge of our operation and her commercial focus in negotiations."»

Chambers Global 2021. Banking & Finance – Portugal

Chambers Global 2021. Corporate / M&A – Portugal

Chambers Global 2021. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2021: Banking – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2021: Banking – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Capital Markets-Debt & Equity – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2021: Capital Markets-Debt – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Capital Markets-Equity – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Capital Markets-Structured Finance and Securitization – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Banking

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets – Debt

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets – Equity

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets – Structured Finance and Securitisation

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Competition (Belgium, EU Competition)

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Financial Restructuring

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. M&A

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Private Equity

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Project Development

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Project Finance

IFLR 1000 2021: Highly Regarded. Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2021: M&A – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2021: M&A – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Notable Practitioner. Banking

IFLR 1000 2021: Notable Practitioner. Capital Markets

IFLR 1000 2021: Notable Practitioner. Capital Markets – Debt

IFLR 1000 2021: Notable Practitioner. Capital Markets – Equity

IFLR 1000 2021: Notable Practitioner. M&A

IFLR 1000 2021: Notable Practitioner. Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2021: Project Development – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2021: Project Development – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Project Finance – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2021: Project Finance – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Restructuring and Insolvency – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2021: Restructuring and Insolvency – Spain

IFLR 1000 2021: Rising Star. Banking

IFLR 1000 2021: Rising Star. Financial Restructuring

The Chambers Global 2021. Banking & Finance – Spain

The Chambers Global 2021. Corporate / M&A – Spain

The Chambers Global 2021. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Global 2021. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Global 2021. Intellectual Property – Spain

The Chambers Global 2021. International & Cross-Border Disputes – Spain

The Chambers Global 2021. International & Cross-Border Transactions – Spain

The Chambers Global 2021. Project Finance – Spain

The Legal 500 2021. Data Privacy and Data Protection

The Legal 500 2021. EU and Competition

The Legal 500 2021. Healthcare and life sciences

The Legal 500 2021. Intellectual property: Copyright

The Legal 500 2021. Public Law

The Legal 500 2021. Tax

The Legal 500 2021. The Legal 500 2021. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

The Legal 500 2021. Banking & Finance

The Legal 500 2021. Capital Markets: Equity

The Legal 500 2021. Capital Markets:Equity

Guillermo Guerra is a partner with solid knowledge and experience.

The Legal 500 2021. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

‘The implication and involvement in the day to day. Iñigo Erláiz is undoubtedly an excellent partner who stands out in Spain for his good work.’

The Legal 500 2021. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

‘Augusto’s knowledge of the financial-real estate sector is exceptional and gives you peace of mind when advising you on any transaction.’

The Legal 500 2021. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

‘Monica Weimann: Seasoned lead lawyer, remains cool under pressure, technically strong, very client focused. ’

The Legal 500 2021. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

‘Christina Sanchez-Weickgenannt: Great drafting and attention to detail. ’

The Legal 500 2021. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

‘ Samara Schaar: Strong project coordination and steering.’

The Legal 500 2021. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

Estibaliz Aramburu and Ignacio de la Fuente: Absolute availability and direct contact.’

The Legal 500 2021. Dispute Resolution

‘Reliable, prepared, supportive Ines Vazquez stands out.’

The Legal 500 2021. Employment

Ignacio Campos and Ignacio del Fraile: Excellent all round. They spent a considerable amount of time learning about our business so that they would know how best to advise us from a practical as well as legal perspective. Very responsive and very clear.’

The Legal 500 2021. Employment

‘Ignacio del Fraile stands out for his practical approach, providing solutions adapted to each situation and company. He is in permanent contact, anticipates questions and acts as an ally, beyond the customer-service provider relationship.’

The Legal 500 2021. Employment

‘Ignacio del Fraile: Deep knowledge of labour law and jurisdiction and high professional level and experience; practice approach.’

The Legal 500 2021. Energy and natural resources

"In terms of individuals, Luísa Carrilho da Graça is the person we would like to have in any project that we undertake in Portugal."

The Legal 500 2021. Environment

‘Recently, Eduardo Orteu has joined the team, in such a way that the specialization in environmental law and sustainable development has been significantly strengthened.’

The Legal 500 2021. Environment

Ignacio Álavarez, junior lawyer, despite his youth, already has consolidated experience to support our daily activities and the actions of the company’s governing and administrative bodies. In addition, in the services that GA_P provides to us, they have the collaboration of Blanca Lozano, expert in environmental law.’

The Legal 500 2021. Environment

Pedro Poveda is undoubtedly the professional who currently knows the most about the subject of waste and its management. It is what made us choose this office. Very outstanding professional without a doubt and I understand that his team also.’

The Legal 500 2021. Environment

‘GAP’s environmental team is made up of lawyers who combine experience and youth, always on the basis of high specialization. The lawyer who dedicates the most to us is Pedro Poveda. His dedication and performance are very high and he has extensive experience in the field, reinforced by his previous work in public administration. In addition, among Pedro Poveda’s skills, his ease of expression and clarity of his explanations stand out, as well as his ability to analyze problems to find the best solutions for the client’s interests.’

The Legal 500 2021. Food

‘José Luis Palma Fernández: His broad culture in the agri-food sector stands out, his simple speech, and his knowledge of the Spanish public administration.’

The Legal 500 2021. Insurance

‘To highlight especially the magnificent work of Pablo Muelas, his involvement and commitment to our company.’

The Legal 500 2021. Insurance

‘Pablo Muelas has an excellent relationship with the insurance supervisor and a very deep technical knowledge on controversial technical issues in the insurance field.’

The Legal 500 2021. Insurance

‘Pablo Muelas stands out for his technical knowledge and his ability to apply it in an eminently practical way to provide creative solutions to legal problems.’

The Legal 500 2021. Insurance

‘Pablo Muelas stands out for his technical knowledge and his ability to apply it in an eminently practical way to provide creative solutions to legal problems.’

The Legal 500 2021. Insurance

‘As in-house lawyers we need to know that the team is trained to meet our specific needs and propose measures that lead to success. The Gómez-Acebo & Pombo team has understood from the beginning our main needs in terms of insurance and reinsurance through its leader Pablo Muelas. ’

The Legal 500 2021. Insurance

‘They stand out for their knowledge of the subject, and the practical use of the results they deliver. They are knowledgeable on the matter, from the point of view of the regulator, as well as from the regulatory point of view, having a lot of experience with companies in the sector, which allows them to have an open mind in the analysis they carry out on any matter. Their relationship with the regulator is very important. Another aspect to highlight would be its availability to cover any of its clients’ needs. Among the partners I would highlight Pablo Muelas, Santiago Goméz-Acebo and Fernando Igartua.

The Legal 500 2021. Manufacturing

‘The advice provided by Ainara is excellent, and she has knowledge about the automotive sector that is difficult to find in another office.’

The Legal 500 2021. Manufacturing

‘Our company’s relationship is with Ainara Renteria, of counsel, who has created the practice of the automotive sector. Competitors do not have the same knowledge and expertise in our industry. Main qualities: Understanding the client’s needs, excellent coordination of legal matters with the rest of the firm’s areas, agility and work capacity, excellent relation between quality of work and price

The Legal 500 2021. Manufacturing

They understand both the company’s way of working and the internal lawyers, adapting their work to our needs. In our case, we work with Alfonso Areitio and Irantzu Aguirre and their assessment is very positive. For me, as an in-house attorney, it’s easy to raise issues with complete confidence.’

The Legal 500 2021. Manufacturing

‘It stands out for its knowledge of the sector and multidisciplinary service. Our reference person in the the office is Sr Iñigo Erlaiz.’

The Legal 500 2021. Private Equity

‘Iñigo Erlaiz’s capacity for coordination and mastery of multiple disciplines is absolutely brilliant. Also, I would highlight his humility and empathy to bring the negotiations to a good end. And he never skims resources in the participation of other partners of the Firm to complete his vision or contribute new angles of debate and solution.’

The Legal 500 2021. Projects and energy

‘Gomez Acebo’s energy team is one of the best firms on these issues. Led by Verónica Romaní, this firm is one of the top 3 national and international firms in the sector. Their involvement in the processes and their understanding of the company’s needs place them in an ideal position for any process and negotiation, forming part of the team as if it were an in-house lawyer. ‘

The Legal 500 2021. Projects and energy

‘Verónica Romaní is an extraordinary professional. Probably the highest quality and renowned partner in the renewable industry sector in recent years. Her involvement in projects, even the smallest ones, is relevant and her presence provides excellent value.’

The Legal 500 2021. Projects and energy

‘Santiago Gómez Acebo and Veronica Romani are recommended.’

The Legal 500 2021. Projects and energy

The highlights of the GAP energy team: – broad and very commercial vision of the market, being very active they understand complex operations well “interdisciplinary” leader (Verónica knows energy well, all areas of DD, contracts) with support from the rest of the office in specific things.’

The Legal 500 2021. Projects and energy

‘’Verónica Romaní seems to me to be one of the best energy professionals.’

The Legal 500 2021. Projects and energy

‘The personalized treatment and knowledge of the sector makes them differentiate themselves from their competitors. Verónica Romaní’s team inspires a lot of confidence, they are always ready to solve any problem and are very innovative and imaginative in the solutions they provide. From Verónica’s team, in addition to the excellence of Verónica herself, Juan Pérez Gómez and Iñigo Arrieta stand out, both very great professionals with great potential.’

The Legal 500 2021. Projects and energy

‘Juan Pérez is a lawyer with high growth in recent years and a high level of independence. His knowledge of the sector, both renewable and financial, is very remarkable.‘

The Legal 500 2021. Public Law

Agility, speed, seriousness, reliability and quality of service. Ander de Blas Galbete, Irene Fernández Puyol ’

The Legal 500 2021. Public Law

‘Our contact partner is José Manuel Palau. He is quick to grasp the essence of the problem, a good organizer, very willing to assist us in any circumstance, cordial in dealing and spares no effort.’

The Legal 500 2021. Public Law

The great attention showing a perfect knowledge of the question posed. The difference with the competitors is the possibility of previously raising the question so that, when the matter is discussed with the assigned lawyer, the work is advanced. Attention, knowledge, ability and disposition. Jose Manuel Palau and Josep Ortiz. ’

The Legal 500 2021. Real Estate and Construction

‘The team we work with, led by Enrique Isla, is magnificent and very professional.’

The Legal 500 2021. Real Estate and Construction

‘Enrique Isla, Patricia Medina, Irene Carreño and Clara Gómez-Páramo are an excellent team. Not only because of their professionalism, knowledge and experience, but also because of their human level and availability. Thanks to their advice, we have closed several acquisitions and financing, among other things.’

The Legal 500 2021. Real Estate and Construction

‘In general, the advice we receive from the GA_P real estate team is exceptional. I would highlight its practical approach, rigor and honesty, as well as finding practical and simple solutions to complex legal issues. The person of reference in the team is Enrique Isla. We have worked with him for more than 20 years and he is our real estate lawyer of reference. Enrique has a deep knowledge of both legal issues and the real estate market. I would highlight your ability to easily solve complex problems, your honesty, your negotiating skills, and your kindness to all parties that greatly facilitates negotiations.’

The Legal 500 2021. Real Estate and Construction

Enrique and his team know the entire real estate cycle in depth. In addition to providing legal assistance, they understand the concerns of the business side and are able to find creative solutions to complex problems. Enrique Isla and his team work fast and well and with absolute availability and dedication.’

The Legal 500 2021. Real Estate and Construction

‘Natalia Callejo: Pro-activity, capacity for anticipation, defense of client interests. Deep knowledge of real estate law and solid knowledge of other branches connected with real estate.’

The Legal 500 2021. Real Estate and Construction

‘I would also highlight Natalia Lastres and Natalia Callejo within the team. Natalia Lastres also has a lot of experience as a Real Estate lawyer. She has a great technical capacity and is very efficient and hard-working. Her experience in sales of loan portfolios (NPLs) and foreclosed assets (REOs) stands out. Natalia Callejo is an associate who combines her excellent legal knowledge with a very practical approach. She is a charismatic person with great leadership skills.’

The Legal 500 2021. Restructuring and insolvency

The Legal 500 2021. Restructuring and insolvency

Rafael Aguilera: is a prestigious professional with an expert knowledge of his field of advice. He provides confidence to its clients and leads banks to reach agreements that protect their interests at all times. He also provides imaginative solutions and when faced with complex problems in terms of structures, is capable of always designing a solution. Santiago Gómez-Acebo: recognized professional in the field of financial markets. He has extensive knowledge of the national market and is capable of leading a negotiation if circumstances require it.’

The Legal 500 2021. Restructuring and insolvency

Rafael Aguilera, partner of the department, is one of the best lawyers in this practice. He has great technical knowledge and has a special sensitivity always focused on business. In the event of any problem, he is capable of providing immediate solutions that are always possible to execute. Paula Zarzalejos, associate of the department, is a perfect complement: always available and with great technical knowledge that allows her to give her work enormous flexibility.’

The Legal 500 2021. Restructuring and insolvency

‘Miguel Lamo de Espinosa Abarca is outstanding and a true innovator.’

The Legal 500 2021. Restructuring and insolvency

‘Rodrigo Lopez was able to confidently explain the different scenarios clearly despite the complexity of the situation.’

The Legal 500 2021. Restructuring and insolvency

‘Rodrigo López is a very agile person with a lot of flexibility. He does not waste time on superfluous matters.’

The Legal 500 2021. Tax

‘The quality of its professionals is very high. My relationship with Enrique Ortega and Diego Abril is excellent. I really like how they analyze the issues from a technical and practical point of view. They create an environment of trust with the client that is very positive. From my point of view, the high qualification of its professionals, the fluid communication with clients, and the high degree of trust they generate in them, constitute the essential elements that differentiate Gomez Acebo & Pombo from other firms.’

The Legal 500 2021. Tax

‘Javier Vinuesa and his team are outstanding. Technically very solid, very intelligent but very close at the same time. We understand him perfectly and he has a lot of common sense and humility.’

The Legal 500 2021. The Legal 500 2021. Intellectual property: Patents

The Legal 500 2021. The Legal 500 2021. Intellectual property: Patents

‘Eduardo Castillo is a stand out partner, statesman-like. He is a pleasure to work with and understands client service.’

The Legal 500 2021. TMT

‘Almudena and her team had a very pragmatic approach. The team was also quite perceptive about the issues that were most important to us.’

The Legal 500 2021. TMT

‘Almudena Arpón de Mendívil has been the lead in our work with GA_P. She is extremely fast in grasping what is important for our business. Very strategic and global business approach paired with attention to detail. Great team leader and great at communication with client, able to take on any issue/problem/question that we had and internally direct it to the appropriate resource, making our work and communication with GA_P more efficient.’

The Legal 500 2021. TMT

‘The team from Gomez Acebo & Pombo gave us the confidence to work with them on any legal aspect our company needed. With Almudena Arpón leading all the works made for us we found a list of specialists on each field we need advice that made us be sure about our decisions.’

The Legal 500 2021. TMT

It is worth mentioning Almudena Arpón, always available and brilliant in her understanding of the business, being able to get the right advice with specific, balanced advice and in tune with the client’s needs. An excellent external lawyer.’

The Legal 500 2021. TMT

‘Almudena Arpón de Mendívil is an exceptional lawyer, very focused on results. She is pragmatic, understands matters immediately and deals with them in an easy and understandable way for clients. Her direct approach accompanied to a solid expertise makes her one of the best lawyers in the TMT area in the nation.’

The Legal 500 2021. Transport: Other transport

‘Ainara Renteria leads the Automotive practice which is unique among law firms. Her knowledge and expertise about current and future legal issues is at a very high level.’

The Legal 500 2021. Transport: Other transport

‘Ainara Renteria has extensive knowledge of the sector and legal issues related to business development. She provides a lot of security in decision-making and coordinates in an excellent way legal matters of all kinds. The reliability and speed of your work is at a very high level.’

The Legal 500 2021. Transport: Other transport

‘Fernando Herrero is great to work with – very responsive and provides clear advice. He has a good team of associates working with him.’

The Legal 500 2021. Transport: Shipping

‘ María García de la Concha provides Experience, meticulousness, full availability.’

The Legal 500 2021. White-collar crime

The Legal 500. EU and competition

"We cannot fail to highlight the work of the Competition Law team, particularly Mário Marques Mendes and Alexandra Dias Henriques. In addition to the academic authority in the matters that this legal practice involves, they bring together the personal and professional characteristics that the matters require. Their attention to detail, permanent presence and availability, frank and open debate, the ability to understand the client should also be mentioned as strengths."

The Legal 500. Fraud and White-Collar Crime

The Legal 500. Planning Law

World Tax 2021. Highly Regarded

“Stellar, excellent attorney. Trusted to handle all our tax controversy matters with success”. “Excellent. Very pleased with his communication, knowledge and responsiveness”. “Pro-active, comprehensive skills and always delivers on time”. “Nuno was very professional and an excellent tax adviser.”

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets-Structured Finance Securitisation

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets: Debt

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Capital Markets:Equity

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Financial Restructuring

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. M&A

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Private Equity

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Project Finance

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded. Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded.Banking

IFLR 1000 2020: Highly Regarded.Competition (Belgium, EU Competition)

IFLR 1000 2020: Notable Practitioner. Banking

IFLR 1000 2020: Notable Practitioner. Capital Markets

IFLR 1000 2020: Notable Practitioner. Capital Markets – Debt

IFLR 1000 2020: Notable Practitioner. M&A

IFLR 1000 2020: Notable Practitioner. Restructuring

IFLR 1000 2020: Notable Practitioner. Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2020: Restructuring & Insolvency – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020: Rising Star. Banking

IFLR 1000 2020: Rising Star. Financial Restructuring

IFLR 1000 2020:Banking – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2020:Banking – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020:Capital Markets – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2020:Capital Markets-Debt – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020:Capital Markets-Equity – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020:Capital Markets-Structured finance and securitization – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020:Mergers and Acquisitions – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2020:Mergers and Acquisitions – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020:Project Development – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2020:Project Development – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020:Project Finance – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2020:Project Finance – Spain

IFLR 1000 2020:Restructuring and Insolvency – Portugal

IP Stars 2020. Ranked Practitioner

Legal 500 2020. Banking and Finance

Leading Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Banking and Finance

Next generation partners

Legal 500 2020. Banking and Finance – Portugal

«Mafalda Barreto works hard to successfully close transactions.»

Legal 500 2020. Banking and Finance – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Banking and finance – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Capital Markets – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Capital Markets: Debt

Rising stars

Legal 500 2020. Capital markets: Debt – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Capital Markets: Equity

Leading Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Capital markets: Equity – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Commercial, Corporate and M&A – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Commercial, corporate and M&A – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Data Privacy and Data Protection – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Dispute Resolution – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Employment – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Energy and Natural Resources – Portugal

«The GA_P energy team is not only technically excellent, it also demonstrates a deep knowledge of the energy sector.»

Legal 500 2020. Environment

Hall of Fame

Legal 500 2020. Environment – Spain

Legal 500 2020. EU & Competition

Leading Individuals

Legal 500 2020. EU & Competition-Portugal

Legal 500 2020. EU and competition – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Foreign law firms – Angola

Legal 500 2020. Foreign law firms – Mozambique

Legal 500 2020. Fraud and white collar crime

Rising stars

Legal 500 2020. Fraud and white collar crime – Portugal

«We recommend Ana Grosso Alves, for her unbeatable technical quality, legal creativity and total availability. Ana Grosso Alves reveals a thorough knowledge of the law and a consolidated experience that allows her to provide a unique service.»

Legal 500 2020. Fraud and white-collar crime – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Industry focus: Food – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Next generation partners

Legal 500 2020. Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Industry focus: Manufacturing – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Industry focus: Retail – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Industry focus: TMT – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Insurance

Leading Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Insurance – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual Property – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Copyright

Leading Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Copyright – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Patents

Leading Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Patents

Hall of Fame

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Patents

Rising stars

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Patents – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Trade marks

Lending Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Trade marks

Hall of Fame

Legal 500 2020. Intellectual property: Trade marks – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Planning Law – Portugal

«Sofia Rodrigues Nunes is outstanding, incredibly supportive and diligent. Her communication skills are also very notable.»

Legal 500 2020. Private equity – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Projects and energy

Lending Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Projects and energy – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Projects and Projects Finance – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Public law

Lending Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Public Law

Rising stars

Legal 500 2020. Public Law – Portugal

Legal 500 2020. Public law – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Real Estate

Lending Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Real Estate and Construction – Portugal

«José Manuel Silva Nunes and Sofia R. Nunes are always on top of their work, answer emails or any inquiries promptly and show dedication and commitment.»

Legal 500 2020. Real Estate and Construction – Portugal

«José Manuel Silva Nunes is an excellent professional and communicator. He pays close attention to detail and thoroughly reviews all documentation before defining a strategy for solving the client’s problem. He understands the priorities of the client.» «The work and advice of José Manuel Silva Nunes is always very complete and rigorous.»

Legal 500 2020. Real estate and construction – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Restructuring and Insolvency

Leading Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Restructuring and Insolvency

Rising stars

Legal 500 2020. Restructuring and insolvency – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Tax

Lending Individuals

Legal 500 2020. Tax – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Transport: Other transport – Spain

Legal 500 2020. Transport: Shipping – Spain

Legal 500 2020. White Collar-Crime – Spain

Legal 500 2020. White-Collar Crime

Lending Individuals

Legal 500 2020. White-Collar Crime

Next generation partners

Legal 500 2020.Capital Markets: Debt

Leading Individuals

The Chambers Europe 2020. Banking & Finance – Spain

"very efficient," "great knowledge of the law and total availability."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Banking & Finance – Spain

"knowledge and experience," "very practical."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Banking & Finance – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Banking & Finance – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Banking & Finance – Spain

"strong and capable lawyer."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Banking & Finance: UK/US-qualified Expaerts – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Competition/European Law – Portugal

"extremely knowledgeable and technical."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Competition/European Law – Portugal

"solid knowledge and experience."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Competition/European Law – Portugal. Star Associates

"very detailed and supportive"

The Chambers Europe 2020. Competition/European Law – Spain

"a great team that has a lot of knowledge and experience in the area." "very practical, clear, very rigorous and detailed."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Competition/European Law – Spain

"reputation and prestige in the area."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate Compliance – Spain

"The firm knows our business and therefore adapts the advice to our reality." "I think they have an excellent team, a multidisciplinary team with great experience."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate Compliance – Spain

"She has a very tactical approach."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/Commercial (Barcelona) – Spain

"adapt very well to the needs of clients." "rapid response."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/Commercial (Barcelona) – Spain

"a great lawyer."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

"conscientious work and attention to detail."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

"very commercial and driven by the needs of the transactions."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

"very personal service with a focus on long-term customer relationships." "great experience in the international field."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

"he has a very good technical level and is very pro-deal."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

"expertise in corporate governance."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Dispute Resolution (Barcelona) – Spain

"very responsive and helpful, working easily across different countries and languages." "availability, knowledge of our business and speed."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Dispute Resolution (Barcelona) – Spain

"expertise, ability to reach an agreement and negotiate, and his great experience."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

"are incredibly responsive, always available and go the extra mile." "very dedicated and proactive."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Dispute Resolution – Spain

"instil a lot of confidence and are very strong advocates." "involvement and versatility."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Dispute Resolution: Corporate Crime – Spain

"They are always available." "very good advice and high level of service"

The Chambers Europe 2020. Employment (Barcelona) – Spain. Recognised Practitioner

The Chambers Europe 2020. Employment – Spain

"They plan the process well and advance the case with precise planning."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Employment – Spain

"He is an experienced legal adviser, who shows that he has detailed knowledge of legislation, and at the same time understands the day-to-day realities of a business."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

"pro-deal attitude and sector expertise," "very efficient and punctual." "knowledge of the energy industry and the M&A and financing market makes transactions much easier."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

"sector expertise and pro-deal attitude," "a strong finance lawyer."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

"ability to explain complex legal issues in layman's terms and is genuinely friendly and co-operative."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Environment – Spain

"Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is one of the best law firms specialised in environmental law in Spain." "vast experience in and insider knowledge of environmental issues in the public administration."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Environment – Spain

"stands out for his deep knowledge of Spanish environmental law and for his extensive experience."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Environment – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Insurance – Portugal

"impressive availability."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Insurance – Spain

"assertiveness and ability to listen." "ability to respond and agility are unbeatable."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Insurance – Spain (Banda 2)

"deep knowledge of the subject and extreme clarity expressing his ideas."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Intellectual Property – Sapin

"a first-class outfit, with true IP litigation specialists."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

"Eduardo Castillo has a very good understanding of the client's business and is a very sharp litigator."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

"a very sharp litigator that fights for her clients' interests at all times."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain. Eminent Practitioners

The Chambers Europe 2020. Life Sciences – Spain

"They are customer-oriented and always provide an answer in a short period of time."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Life Sciences: Patent Litigation – Spain

"They are customer-oriented and always provide an answer in a short period of time."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Life Sciences: Patient Litigation

"patient and provides feasible solutions,"

The Chambers Europe 2020. Planning – Portugal

"very proactive and a very good communicator."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Planning – Spain

"profound knowledge of the legislation and regulatory changes. "honesty and proactivity."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Planning – Spain

"astute and persistent."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Private Equity – Spain

"extraordinary capacity to negotiate and bring all parties together towards a solution." "very proactive, available, easy to get in touch with and quick to reply."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Private Equity – Spain

"contributing very innovative solutions to the table."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Private Equity: Venture Capital – Spain

"extraordinary capacity to negotiate and bring all parties together towards a solution." "very proactive, available, easy to get in touch with and quick to reply."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Private Equity: Venture Capital – Spain

"results-oriented and tremendously clever."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Project Finance – Spain

"benchmark for complex issues in the field of renewable energies."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Project Finance – Sapin. Eminent Practitioners

The Chambers Europe 2020. Project Finance – Spain

"have always shown tremendous flexibility." "attentive and fast."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Project Finance – Spain

The Chambers Europe 2020. Projects – Portugal

The Chambers Europe 2020. Public Law – Spain

"a lot of experience and knowledge of the administration." "has experts in every sector."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Public Law – Spain

"In the water sector, Carlos Vázquez is an authority."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Public Law – Spain. Associates to watch

"She is very responsive and knows the regulations inside out."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Public Law – Spain. Senior Statespeople

The Chambers Europe 2020. Real Estate – Spain

"provides not only theoretical considerations, but also useful practical experience," "They have an excellent level of commitment."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Real Estate – Spain

"He is very pro-deal, good at negotiations and at dealing with complex transactions."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Restructuring/Insolvency: Insolvency

"He is very smart, thoughtful, very detailed and very thorough."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Restructuring/Insolvency: Insolvency – Spain

"attentiveness to the client, capacity to resolve any doubts through complete availability and ability to lead both legal and commercial discussions." "knowledge and ability to search for solutions and alternatives."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Restructuring/Insolvency: Restructuring – Spain

"attentiveness to the client, capacity to resolve any doubts through complete availability and ability to lead both legal and commercial discussions." "knowledge and ability to search for solutions and alternatives."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Restructuring/Insolvency: Restructuring – Spain

"very good technically but also commercially, with an understanding of how to move deals forward."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Shipping: Finance – Sapin. Eminent Practitioners

"remarkable knowledge" "He has a name in the market."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Tax (Barcelona) – Spain

"excellent service."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Tax (Barcelona) – Spain

"His soft skills are very good." "very responsive,"

The Chambers Europe 2020. Tax – Portugal

"He is very proactive, dynamic and is always trying to find innovative solutions." "His quality is excellent, he's very straightforward and looks to the needs of the client."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Tax – Spain

"great depth in the case and knowledge of the subject." "business-focused response."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Tax – Spain

"He has a very good reputation."

The Chambers Europe 2020. Tax – Spain

"is very clever and fast in the way he thinks; he finds easy solutions for everything."

The Chambers Europe 2020. TMT: Media – Spain

"very efficient, very well known and handles all types of operations and international work." "availability and proximity."

The Chambers Europe 2020. TMT: Media – Spain

"very recognised in the sector." "great, practical, real-world advice," adding: "She gets straight to the point and understands everything."

The Chambers Europe 2020. TMT: Telecommunications – Sapin

"very recognised in the sector." "great, practical, real-world advice," "She gets straight to the point and understands everything."

The Chambers Europe 2020. TMT: Telecommunications – Spain. Spotlight Table

"very efficient, very well known and handles all types of operations and international work." "availability and proximity."

The Chambers Europe 2020.Dispute Resolution – Spain

"He pays a lot of attention to detail and is very accurate and profound in his pleadings. He is a very thorough advocate."

The Chambers Europe 2020.Dispute Resolution: Corporate Crime – Spain

"I like his approach, he is very humble, very helpful and has a lot of knowledge."

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking & Finance – Portugal Foreign expert for Angola

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking & Finance – Portugal. Foreign expert for Mozambique

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking and Finance UK – Foreign Expertise in Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Banking and Finance UK/US – Qualified Experts – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Capital Markets – Portugal. Foreign Expert for Angola

The Chambers Global 2020. Capital Markets: Equity – Spain –Recognised Practitioner

The Chambers Global 2020. Capital Markets: Equity. Recognised Practitioner

The Chambers Global 2020. Competition/European Law – Belgium – Foreign Expertise in Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A- Portugal

The Chambers Global 2020. Corporate/M&A: Competition – Expertise Based Abroad in Belgium

The Chambers Global 2020. Dispute Resolution

The Chambers Global 2020. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Energy & Natural Resources

The Chambers Global 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. General Business Law: International Firms – Cuba

The Chambers Global 2020. Intellectual Property

The Chambers Global 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain – Eminent Practitioners

The Chambers Global 2020. International & Cross-Border Disputes

The Chambers Global 2020. International & Cross-Border Transactions

The Chambers Global 2020. Project Finance

The Chambers Global 2020. Project Finance – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Project Finance – Spain

The Chambers Global 2020. Project Finance – Spain – Eminent Practitioners

The Chambers Global 2020. Projects – Portugal

The Chambers Global 2020.Dispute Resolution- Portugal

Who´s Who Legal: M&A and Governance 2020

IFLR 1000 2019: Banking – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2019: Banking – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Capital Markets – Debt – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Capital Markets – Equity – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Capital Markets – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2019: Capital Markets – Structured finance and securitization – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Capital Markets, Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Capital Markets-Structured Finance and Securitisation, Project Finance

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Capital Markets: Debt, Capital Markets: Equity, M&A

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Capital Markets: Debt, Capital Markets: Structured finance and securisation

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Financial Restructuring, Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, M&A

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Private Equity, Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Project Finance, Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Competition (Belgium, EU Competition)

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. M&A, Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2019: M&A – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2019: M&A – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Notable Practitioner. Banking, Capital Markets: Debt

IFLR 1000 2019: Notable Practitioner. M&A

IFLR 1000 2019: Notable Practitioner. Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 2019: Project Development – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2019: Project Development – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Project Finance – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2019: Project Finance – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Restructuring & Insolvency – Portugal

IFLR 1000 2019: Restructuring & Insolvency – Spain

IFLR 1000 2019: Rising Star. Banking, Financial Restructuring

IFLR 1000 2019: Rising Star. M&A

IFLR 1000 2019: Rising Star. Restructuring and Insolvency, Banking, Project Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance – Spain

"The team has very good negotiation abilities and really understands what we are looking for."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance – Spain

«very strong expertise»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Banking & Finance: UK/US-qualified Experts

The Chambers Europe 2019. Capital Markets: Equity

The Chambers Europe 2019. Competition/European Law

"true expert who helps a lot" «Valued by his clients for his "transparency, common sense and responsiveness"»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Competition/European Law

The Chambers Europe 2019. Competition/European Law – Portugal

"exceptional performance on internal audits" "works hard and is very quickly able to cope with the details of a case, leaving no stone unturned"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Competition/European Law – Portugal

The Chambers Europe 2019. Competition/European Law – Portugal

"They are very meticulous, thorough and exhaustive in looking at things from different angles. They are very good at looking at the potential risks"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Competition/European Law – Spain

"They know exactly what they are talking about and they prepare everything for us in a way that will guarantee success."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Competition/European Law – Spain

«the team "knows our company and gives us a tailor-made service"»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate Compliance

"Her skill set is very impressive, as is her practical approach to issues"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate Compliance – Spain

«The team offers a high level of "technical knowledge and customer service"»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate Compliance – Spain

«The lawyers "do a really great job, from partner to associate level."»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

"The firm has the resources to cover diverse subjects as well as periods of heavy workload. The quality of the work is absolutely outstanding"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A – Spain

«Clients (…) underline team members' ability to "switch into our mindset from the very first minute"»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A – Spain

"They focus their attention immediately on key matters and apply unique, out-of-the-box thinking to solve complex legal issues."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

«(Clients) admire the firm's ability to "deal with complex issues in a very short time" »

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution – Spain

"The lawyers have a lot of experience and are very specialised, but also work between departments so that they can give you a well-rounded opinion. In this sense, the work they do is very thorough; it is a very effective service."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution – Barcelona

"very strong technical lawyer"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution: Corporate Crime

The Chambers Europe 2019. Employment

"his advice is pragmatic and lends itself towards smooth implementation and execution"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Employment – Spain

"The lawyers are clearly very skilled and have tremendous experience in the practice area. The firm is excellent at understanding the nuances of dealing with a multinational company."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Energy & Natural Resources

The Chambers Europe 2019. Energy & Natural Resources

The Chambers Europe 2019. Energy & Natural Resources

"lead on any multidisciplinary issue in the renewable energy sector"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

"great ability to solve complex situations with practical solutions and its excellent understanding of the business reality."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

"very specific and standout knowledge of renewable energies in Spain."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Environment

"lawyer with a lot of experience and expertise in the area"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Environment

"practical, detailed and analytical"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Environment

"his knowledge of the legislation, coupled with his practical advice, makes him a phenomenal lawyer"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Environment

Best Lawyer of the Year in Environmental Law

The Chambers Europe 2019. Environment – Spain

"The lawyers provide strategic support and offer ample experience of the market. They have a global vision and are extremely knowledgeable."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Environment – Spain

"They have in-depth knowledge of international regulations and the different solutions that can be applied to these directives."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Insurance

"profound knowledge of the insurance regulations in Spain" "He is organised, diligent and doesn't leave any loose ends"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Intellectual Property – Spain

"The lawyers provide great support due to their good understanding of the issue, straight-to-the-point feedback and business-oriented approach."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Intellectual Property – Spain

"The team's added value is its super specialisation and its ability to attend issues of great complexity."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks

The Chambers Europe 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks

The Chambers Europe 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks

The Chambers Europe 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks

"fast, sharp and practical"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks

The Chambers Europe 2019. Investment Funds

The Chambers Europe 2019. Investment Funds – Spain

"one of the premier teams you want to go to for Spanish distressed situations"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Investment Funds: Fund Formation

"solid understanding of the field"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Life Sciences – Spain

“They have very good knowledge of the regulation and are able to identify risks and problems immediately"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Life Sciences – Spain

"They are a very practical firm with practical solutions."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Life Sciences: Patent Litigation

The Chambers Europe 2019. Planning

The Chambers Europe 2019. Planning – Spain

"very experienced and specialised."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Planning – Portugal

"strong business vision"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Private Equity

"proactive and always proposing options"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Private Equity – Spain

"They have the right combination of experience and a commercial approach. They focus on the right issues and are very good at moving things forward"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Project Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Project Finance

The Chambers Europe 2019. Project Finance

"clever, proactive and easy to work with" "technically very good, with a lot of experience and a lot of common sense"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Project Finance – Spain

«The team is valued for its "expert people at all levels"»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Project Finance – Spain

"Team members turn things round very quickly and provide good advice"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Projects

Other Noted Practitioners

The Chambers Europe 2019. Projects – Portugal

The Chambers Europe 2019. Projects – Portugal

«The lawyers "prepare everything to detail, are incredibly intelligent and always come up with solutions."»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Projects – Portugal

"one of the best in the construction sector in Portugal"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Public Law

"a great lawyer in this field"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Public Law

"commercial awareness and quick understanding of technical issues"

 

The Chambers Europe 2019. Public Law

The Chambers Europe 2019. Public Law – Portugal

The Chambers Europe 2019. Public Law – Spain

"proactive provision of alternative solutions"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Real Estate

"extraordinary attention to detail and deep knowledge of the real estate market" "he completely thinks outside of the box in complex situations."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Real Estate – Spain

"I particularly value their ability to apply easy and practical solutions to complex matters, as well as their loyalty, honesty and efficiency"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Restructuring/Insolvency – Spain

"one of the teams you want to go to for Spanish distressed situations"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Restructuring/Insolvency: Insolvency

"smart, thoughtful and proactive"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Restructuring/Insolvency: Restructuring

"He provides strategic advice on the way that we should go" "he gets the international mindset"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Shipping: Finance

"long career in this sector"

The Chambers Europe 2019. Tax – Barcelona

"attentive to problems and company guidelines."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Tax – Barcelona

«The team is made up of "excellent professionals whose experience and skills merit recognition"»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Tax – Spain

"The lawyers are focused on our business and provide proactive suggestions."

The Chambers Europe 2019. TMT

"She has profound knowledge, a clear vision, and an incredible ability to create consensus across the board."

The Chambers Europe 2019. TMT – Spain

"They took a lot of time to explain what they would do and how they would do it."

The Chambers Europe 2019. TMT: Media

The Chambers Europe 2019. TMT: Telecommunications

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance – Portugal

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance – Spain

"very experienced"

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance – Spain

"brings a lot of value"

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance – Spain

«"a tireless worker" who "continually finds alternatives whenever there's a difficulty"»

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance – Spain

"very detail-oriented, very precise in her work and extremely intelligent."

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance UK – Foreign Expertise in Spain

«Miguel Lamo (…) is "superb"». "He is really hard working, client-focused and very bright."

The Chambers Global 2019. Banking and Finance UK/US – Qualified Experts – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Capital Markets – Portugal. Foreign Expert for Angola

The Chambers Global 2019. Capital Markets: Equity – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Capital Markets: Equity – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Competition/European Law – Belgium – Foreign Expertise in Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

«Clients highlight her "availability, experience, pragmatism and deal-oriented approach"»

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Spain

"As well as being a great deal closer, he's a tireless worker". "He builds trust and is very pleasant to work with, which gives him better negotiating leverage"

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Spain

"He has a remarkable capacity to make complexity simple and find practical solutions"

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Foreign Expertise in Germany

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Germany – Expertise Based Abroad in Germany

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A: Competition – Expertise Based Abroad in Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

The Chambers Global 2019. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

"lead on any multidisciplinary issue in the renewable energy sector."

The Chambers Global 2019. Energy & Natural Resources – Spain

«Interviewees highlight his "capacity to provide solutions quickly and without hesitations"»

The Chambers Global 2019. General Business Law: International Firms – Cuba

"He understands how things work in Cuba, he's a great interlocutor and has excellent client service. He is a top professional."

The Chambers Global 2019. Intellectual Property – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

"an excellent litigator". "He is open, inspires confidence and brings solutions"

The Chambers Global 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

"He is a gentleman of incredible prestige and a leading light of the Spanish IP market"

The Chambers Global 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

"very strong litigator"

The Chambers Global 2019. Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks – Spain

"really precise and attentive to our needs"

The Chambers Global 2019. Project Finance – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Project Finance – Spain

«He is singled out as a "pre-eminent figure" within the firm»

The Chambers Global 2019. Project Finance – Spain

"technically very good, with a lot of experience and a lot of common sense."

The Chambers Global 2019. Project Finance – Spain

"very nice to work with and a good negotiator"

The Chambers Global 2019. Projects – Portugal

The Chambers Global 2019. Projects – Portugal

"very sharp, experienced lawyer"

The Legal 500 2019. Angola – Foreign firms

The Legal 500 2019. Angola – Foreign firms

«Miguel de Avillez Pereira (…) receive praise for their ‘proactive’ approach»

The Legal 500 2019. Banking and Finance

The Legal 500 2019. Banking and Finance

Next generation lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Banking and Finance

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Banking and Finance

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo's banking and finance team is 'easy to work with' and 'very helpful'»

The Legal 500 2019. Banking and Finance

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Debt

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Debt

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Debt

Next generation lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Debt

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Equity

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Equity

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Equity

«(…)Gómez-Acebo & Pombo's capital markets team is 'very flexible' and 'very available for follow-up questions'»

The Legal 500 2019. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

'able to explain complex issues in a simple manner'

The Legal 500 2019. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

The Legal 500 2019. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is 'able to find practical and straight-forward solutions'»

The Legal 500 2019. Corporate and M&A

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is noted for the ‘quality, depth and breadth of its legal advice’ and the team's ‘negotiation skills’»

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

‘supportive at all times’

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

«‘Excellent’ senior associate Ana Grosso Alves»

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo provides ‘versatility and expertise in different areas of an issue’»

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

«‘incredibly committed’ team»

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

«The ‘great’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is ‘very efficient’ and has a ‘strong capacity to handle disputes involving various jurisdictions’»

The Legal 500 2019. Employment

The Legal 500 2019. Employment

The Legal 500 2019. Employment

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has the ‘flexibility to adapt to customer needs’»

The Legal 500 2019. Energy

The Legal 500 2019. Energy and natural resources

The Legal 500 2019. Environment

‘provides important support’

The Legal 500 2019. Environment

«‘top-notch’ adviser»

The Legal 500 2019. Environment

«‘has environmental expertise and high-quality skills’ which enables him 'to handle complex problems in order to find the best solutions’» Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Environment

«The ‘dedicated and supportive’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has ‘wide experience in the environment field in general and in waste management in particular’»

The Legal 500 2019. Environment

«with ‘an agile and responsive’ group that ‘demonstrates great knowledge’»

The Legal 500 2019. Environment – Next generation lawyer

‘enriches the team’

The Legal 500 2019. EU and Competition

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. EU and Competition

The Legal 500 2019. EU and Competition

The Legal 500 2019. EU and Competition

The Legal 500 2019. Foreign Firms – Mozambique

The Legal 500 2019. Foreign Firms – Angola

The Legal 500 2019. Fraud and white-collar crime

The Legal 500 2019. Fraud and White-Collar Crime

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Food

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Food

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Food

«The ‘thorough and available’ Gómez-Acebo & Pombo combines valuable ‘experience in related fields, with the ability to meet a deadline’»

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

«The practice has ‘an excellent understanding of the pharmaceutical sector’ delivering ‘concise, considered strategic advice with sound judgement’».

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

‘an excellent patent litigator’

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

‘a real asset to the team’

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

«The ‘experienced and responsive’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo provides ‘comprehensive regulatory, reimbursement, public procurement and data privacy advice in the health and life sciences industry’».

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences – Next generation lawyer

‘extremely responsive and always to the point’

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Manufacturing

«The ‘hands-on and highly-skilled’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo ‘anticipates problems and provides innovative and extremely helpful solutions’»

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Manufacturing

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Retail

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: Retail

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: TMT

The Legal 500 2019. Industry focus: TMT

«The ‘efficient and quick’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has ‘a really good understanding of the field and provides solid analysis based on clients’ needs’»

The Legal 500 2019. Insurance

The Legal 500 2019. Insurance

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Insurance

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has ‘outstanding knowledge’ and provides ‘tailor-made solutions’»

The Legal 500 2019. Insurance

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has ‘outstanding knowledge’ and provides ‘tailor-made solutions’»

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual Property

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Copyright

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Copyright

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Copyright

«a very active senior associate» Next generation lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Copyright

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Copyright

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Copyright

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is praised by clients for its 'realistic risk analysis'»

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Patents

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Patents

Leading lawyer

 

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Patents

Next generation lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Patents

Next generation lawyer

 

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Patents

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Patents

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo’s ‘reliable and trustworthy’ team is a key name for cross-border work and protection issues and patent enforcement are key strengths»

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

Leading lawyer

 

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

'a strong young up-and-coming lawyer with extremely strong substantive knowledge' Next generation lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

Next generation lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

The Legal 500 2019. Intellectual property: Trade Marks

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo's team stands out for its 'deep, substantive knowledge of Spanish and EU law’»

The Legal 500 2019. IP

The Legal 500 2019. Mozambique – Foreign firms

The Legal 500 2019. Planning

The Legal 500 2019. Planning Law

The Legal 500 2019. Private Equity

«the 'outstanding' David González»

The Legal 500 2019. Private Equity

The Legal 500 2019. Private Equity

The Legal 500 2019. Projects and energy

The Legal 500 2019. Projects and energy

«The ‘outstanding’ Verónica Romaní has ‘great technical skills’» Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Projects and energy

«The ‘results-focused and solution-oriented’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has ‘a wide range of specialisms’ and handles infrastructure and energy projects in Spain and abroad»

The Legal 500 2019. Projects and energy

«The practice has 'a great knowledge of the market’, allowing it to ‘provide new ideas and alternatives’»

The Legal 500 2019. Projects and Project Finance

The Legal 500 2019. Projects and Project Finance

«The ‘pragmatic’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo»

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

'very responsive'

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

Administrativo y regulatorio y administracion publica «Gómez-Acebo & Pombo's public law group (…) is described as a 'very smart team of great communicators'»

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law – Leading lawyer

«provides 'personalised advice'»

The Legal 500 2019. Real Estate

The Legal 500 2019. Real Estate and Construction

The Legal 500 2019. Real estate and construction

The Legal 500 2019. Real Estate and Construction

The Legal 500 2019. Restructuring and insolvency

Leading lawyer

The Legal 500 2019. Restructuring and insolvency

«'technically very good', (…) has 'good commercial and tactical sense' when acting on contentious matters»

The Legal 500 2019. Restructuring and insolvency

The Legal 500 2019. Tax

The Legal 500 2019. Tax

The Legal 500 2019. Transport: Other transport

The Legal 500 2019. Transport: Other transport

The Legal 500 2019. Transport: Other transport

The Legal 500 2019. Transport: Shipping

The Legal 500 2019. Transport: Shipping

The Legal 500 2019. White-collar crime

The Legal 500 2019. White-collar crime

The Legal 500 2019. White-collar crime

«The 'flexible' team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo 'adapts to clients' needs' and is 'clear and transparent'»

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